citricacid
citric acid n.
A colorless translucent crystalline acid, C6H8O7, principally derived by fermentation of carbohydrates or from lemon, lime, and pineapple juices and used in preparing citrates and in flavorings and metal polishes.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • citricacid cycle — citric acid cycle n. See Krebs cycle. * * * …   Universalium

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